This is a vase.
In this vase, master metalworker and lacquerer Dunand evokes African textiles in a strong palette of black with red geometric decoration that also shows the influence of modern art. He used a technique based on his studies of Japanese lacquer and European metalwork.
It is credited
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Its dimensions are
H x W x D: 19.1 × 20.3 × 20.3 cm (7 1/2 in. × 8 in. × 8 in.)
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s.